CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Twitter's layoffs and CEO Jack Dorsey's message to his employees.» Read More
As the co-founder and CEO of AngelList, Naval Ravikant is one of the most respected investors in Silicon Valley, and he just raised $400 million from a private equity firm in China.
Oct 12- Symphony Communication Services, a messaging startup backed by Wall Street banks, said it had raised more than $100 million in a new round of funding from investors including Google, UBS Group AG and European venture capital firm Lakestar. Other investors that participated in the latest funding round include French investment banks Natixis SA, Societe...
Oct 12- Messaging startup Symphony Communication Services said on Monday it had raised more than $100 million in a new round of funding from investors including Google, Switzerland's UBS Group AG and European venture capital firm Lakestar. The service is backed by Goldman Sachs Group Inc and other big Wall Street banks. Google became Alphabet Inc earlier this...
Insomnia Cookies is looking to expand to 12 more locations, including near the University of Virginia and University of Wisconsin-Madison
The single-serve coffee business shows at-home carbonated device sales could boom as competition ramps up, Sodastream CEO Daniel Birnbaum said.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on one farmer who turned his "Frankenfruit" dreams into pumpkin profits.
As Airbnb continues rapid growth, so does the ecosystem of companies supporting hosts. San Francisco startup Pillow Homes is tapping into Airbnb's success by offering property management to hosts for a 15 percent cut of the rental fee.
Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, discusses how her startup is transforming the beauty industry.
With so many "unicorns" among us, not all will be able to survive. Tech exec Todd McKinnon offers this survival guide.
U.S. venture capital firms saw a steep decline of funds raised in the third quarter, according to a report released Wednesday.
This is a great time to grow your business and expand your workforce, says tech CEO Chris Warrington. Here's why.
Oct 5- Google, which has now morphed into holding company Alphabet Inc, took a stake in Symphony Communication Services LLC in a fundraising round that values the messaging startup at $650 million, the Wall Street Journal reported. Symphony's latest funding round is expected to close this week, the WSJ reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
Moon Express rockets are closer to a planned lunar landing as space companies race to win the $60 million award from NASA and Google.
Burning through cash isn't always a bad thing. But one expert said late-stage investors need to do a better job monitoring it.
A Harvard graduate who founded online start-up Adore Me four years ago to challenge Victoria's Secret in the lingerie business.
Kevin Lepsoe, co-founder & CEO of Notey, says the Hong Kong-based start-up aims to help internet users discover the best blogs on any topic of interest.
Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets, explains why the rise of startups is actually good for public companies, and shares his thoughts on avoiding a unicorn bubble.
Payments firm Adyen has snagged a $2.3 billion valuation after funding from a wealth management firm that counts Mark Zuckerberg as a client.
A drone startup coming off a big win with the Federal Aviation Administration now has a fresh cash pile to put more planes in the air.
Elizabeth Holmes, Theranos founder & CEO, discusses how the company has been able to make early detection a reality. in a field of tough competitors.